A democracy is a type of political system, or a system of decision-making within
an institution, or organization, in which all members have the equal share to ...
HISTORY OF DEMOCRACY including Rival systems, Athenian democracy, The
people's army, The mechanics of democracy, Generals and treasurers, The ...
Introduction. Democracy means people-power or rule by the people. The idea
came from the ancient Greeks who combined the words demos (people) and ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... Professor Paul Cartledge reveals the roots of Western Democracy.
5b. Democracy Is Born. Pericles was such a great, influential ruler of Athens that
the period of history during his reign has been dubbed the Age of Pericles.
Jun 12, 2012 ... The basic definition of democracy: rule by the people. But democracies can be
defined as parliamentary, Jacksonian, liberal, social and other ...
The Greeks were the first political people in the history of mankind, for they were
the ... By a strange coincidence, the origins of Athenian democracy, of its name.
Jan 18, 2006 ... The beginning of wisdom in such disputes is to see that democracy, like all other
human inventions, has a history. Democratic values and ...
Oct 13, 2014 ... This system was democracy. Further, not only did citizens participate in a direct
democracy whereby they themselves made the decisions by ...
The change from monarchy to democracy in Athens was a slow process. In 1066
B.C. the last king of Athens was replaced by an archon (a chief magistrate).